Arthur Wirtz, father of Michael and William Wirtz, founded the family-controlled Wirtz empire in 1922. Wirtz purchased the Chicago Stadium in 1936 and owns in whole or in part the Chicago Blackhawks hockey team and the Chicago Bulls basketball team. This check was written the same year the Chicago Blackhawks won their second Stanley Cup. Wirtz is in the Hockey Hall of Fame. ThisArthur Wirtz autograph check reproduction would look great in an album or display.